Kylian Mbappé Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 06 Dec, 2018
Facts of Kylian Mbappé
Date of Birth: 1998 , December-20
Age: 19 years old
Birth Nation: France
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Kylian Mbappe
Birth Name Kylian Mbappe Lottin
Father Wilfried Mbappe
Mother Fayza Lamari
Nationality French
Birth Place/City Paris, France
Ethnicity Afro-European
Profession Footballer
Net Worth $20 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Face Color Black
Siblings Jires Kembo Ekoko and Adeyemi Mbappe
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French professional footballer, Kylan Mbappe is playing forward for the team, Paris Saint-Germain after transfer from Monaco on loan. He started his career at AS Bondy. Initially, he was coached by his father and then joined Clairefontaine academy. In 2017, he made his senior international debut for France.

Early Life And Education Of Kylian Mbappe

Kylian Mbappe was born Kylian Mbappe Lottin on 20th December 1998 in Paris, France under the birth sign Sagittarius. Mbappe is French by nationality and belongs to Afro-European ethnicity. He is the son of Algerian mother, Fayza Lamari, and football coach, Wilfried Mbappe. He has an adopted brother, Jires Kembo Ekoko (a professional football player) and a younger brother, Adeyemi Mbappe.

Kylian Mbappe’s Career

Early Career

Kylian Mbappe started his career in football at AS Bondy. Initially, he was coached by his father and then moved to the Clairefontaine academy where several French clubs, and Spanish clubs Real Madrid and Valencia attempted to sign him after being impressed by his performance. At the age of 11, he went to Chelsea, English Club for a trail playing against Charlton.

Professional Career

Mbappe started his professional career with the Monegasque football club, Monaco or Association Sportive de Monaco Football Club which is also known as AS Monaco.

Monaco

Mbappe made his club debut in Ligue 1 against SM Caen on 2nd December 2015. He then became Monaco’s youngest player aged 16 breaking Thierry Henry’s record. He scored his first goal on 20th February 2016 in a home Ligue 13-1 win over Troyes. Therefore, he became the youngest first team goal scorer in the history of the team.

In March 2016, Mbappe signed his first three-year contract with the team. On 14th December 2014, he scored his first hat-trick in the Coupe de la Ligue round of 16 at the Stade Louis II. This became the first hat trick by any Monaco player since Sonny Anderson in 1997.

Mbappe scored his first Ligue 1 hat-trick against Metz on 11th February 2017. Furthermore, he became the youngest Monaco player to score first Ligue 1 hat-trick since Jeremy Menez in 2005. The same year, he scored the team’s second goal and became the second youngest French scorer in UEFA Champions League history since Karim Benzema.

After playing two seasons with the club, he was sent to Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) on a loan.

Paris Saint-Germain

Paris Saint-Germain announced signing Mbappe from Monaco on loan on 31st August 2017. As per some gossip mongers, he was transferred for $177.34 million with extra $42.81 million add-ons. This made him the second most expensive player after Neymar. After the transfer, he was handed over jersey 29.

Mbappe made his first goal for PSG on 8th September in 2017 in a 5-1 Ligue 1 win over Metz. Four days later, in UEFA Champions League group stage he made his first European goal for Les Parisiens defeating Celtic 5-0.

Mbappe, Cavani, and Neymar had a good chemistry on the pitch and were regarded as one of the top trios in the history.

International Career

Mbappe represented his national team in several tournaments. He along with his team won the 2016 UEFA European Under-19 Championships contributing five goals.

He scored his first senior international goal on 31st August 2017 in a 2018 World Cup qualification against the Netherlands. As of April 2018, Mbappe has scored 3 international goals. So far he has appeared in 12 international games.

Kylian Mbappe’s Net Worth

Kylian Mbappe has an estimated net worth of around $20 million mark, however, the amount is still under review. Mbappe earns a salary of $324157.01 per week from the club, Paris Saint-Germain

As of 2018, his market value is $146.79 million. He is also the brand ambassador for Nike. With the money he earned he has bought many luxurious cars including:

  • Ferrari = $301,000
  • BMW = $30,025- $103,225
  • Mercedes Benz = $34,475
  • Range Rover = $36,350
  • Audi = $28,095- $76,975

Mbappe has a house near his training center.

Kylian Mbappe’s Personal Life

Kylian Mbappe is yet to be married. Mbappe is focused on his career with little time to spare for his love life. He prefers to keep his personal life far from the media and audiences.

Mbappe is rumored to be dating Camille Gottlieb, the daughter of Stephanie of Monaco. The couple is often seen together in public, however, has not revealed anything regarding their dating life. So, we can assume that he might be possibly single.

Mbappe’s role model is Cristiano Ronaldo,

Here is the video which shows the extraordinary skills and speed of Kylian Mbappe:

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